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Posted on: June 21, 2019

Frozen Blackberries Recalled Due to Possible Health Risk of Norovirus

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From the USDA:  Alma Pak of Alma, Georgia is recalling specific lots of product containing frozen blackberries (noted below) due to the potential of being contaminated with Norovirus.  FDA testing of frozen blackberries was reported to h...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Sprouts Farmers Market Recalls Frozen Cut Leaf Spinach and Frozen Organic Cut Leaf Spinach 16oz. Pac

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Sprouts Farmers Market of Phoenix, AZ is recalling Frozen Cut Leaf Spinach conventional and organic 16oz bags, manufactured by National Frozen Foods of Oregon, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Table 87 Frozen, LLC Recalls Pork and Beef Pizza Products Produced without Benefit of Inspection

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WASHINGTON, June 14, 2019 – Table 87 Frozen, LLC., a Brooklyn, N.Y. firm, is recalling an undetermined amount of frozen pizza products containing pork and beef that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection, the U.S. Department of Agricultur...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

King Arthur Flour, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Limited Quantity of

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In cooperation with ADM Milling Company, King Arthur Flour, Inc. of Norwich, VT is voluntarily recalling 14,218 cases of 5 lb. Unbleached All-Purpose Flour due to the potential presence of Escherichia coli bacteria (E. coli). See the USDA link for more in...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Tyson Foods, Inc. Recalls Chicken Strip Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination

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WASHINGTON, May 4, 2019 – Tyson Foods, Inc., a Rogers, Ark. establishment, is recalling approximately 11,829,517 pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strip products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of metal, the U....

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Table 87 Frozen, LLC Recalls Pork Pizza Products Produced Without Benefit of Inspection

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WASHINGTON, June 6, 2019 – Table 87 Frozen, LLC., a Brooklyn, N.Y. firm, is recalling approximately 649 pounds of frozen pizza products that contain pork that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Fo...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Kroger Recalls Select Frozen Private Selection Berries for Possible Health Risk

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The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) said today it is recalling Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley (48 oz), Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley (16 oz), and Private Selection Frozen Blackberries (16 oz) manufactured by Townsend Farms due to possib...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Pitt County Health Department Awarded Re-accreditation With Honors

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Fifteen health departments were awarded reaccreditation designation by the North Carolina Local Health Department Accreditation (NCLHDA) Board on May 10, 2019.  They are Albemarle Regional Health Services, Bladen County Health Department, Columbu...

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Environmental Health Director Named Supervisor of the Year

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At their annual Spring Educational Meeting, held on April 24-26, 2019

In Aberdeen, North Carolina, the North Carolina Environmental Health Supervisors Association named Pitt County’s Mark Phelps as Environmental Health Supervisor of the Year. Nom...

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Public Health
Posted on: April 5, 2019

DO YOU NEED HELP MANAGING YOUR DIABETES? LET US HELP!

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DO YOU NEED HELP MANAGING YOUR DIABETES? LET US HELP!

Do you have diabetes or know someone who does? Living with diabetes can be a challenge, but with lifestyle changes, it can also be manageable. The Pitt County Health Department offers a comprehensive Di...

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

WIC MAKES A HEALTHY DIFFERENCE!

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 WIC MAKES A HEALTHY DIFFERENCE! 

Do you have a child under age 5 years? Are you pregnant or breastfeeding? WIC is a Special Supplemental Nutrition Pro­gram for Women, Infants and Children up to age 5 years. The WIC Program serves...

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